Jamaica Neighborhood Plan

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The Jamaica Neighborhood Plan will provide a long-term vision for a more resilient and thriving Jamaica. The plan, developed in collaboration with local community members and organizations, would support more housing, more jobs across many industries, improvements to public space, and investments in local infrastructure.

PDF Document Read an early summary of the planning process here

Be part of the Working Groups

Continue to be involved and share your thoughts and ideas for different topics in Jamaica.

  • All meetings will be held at the same time and place for each date.
  • Groups will split off by topic during each session.
  • We’d love you to attend both rounds.

Working Groups Round 1: Complete

  • Monday, October 23, 2023
    • Transportation & Connectivity
    • Public Safety & Health
    • Open Space & Public Realm
  • Tuesday, October 24, 2023
    • Housing
    • Economic Development/Job Training/Education
    • Arts Culture & Entertainment

Working Groups Round 2

6.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. | Harvest Room (90-40 160th St)

  • Tuesday, November 28, 2023
    • Transportation
    • Open Space and Public Realm
    • Public Safety and Health
  • Wednesday, November 29, 2023
    • Arts and Culture
    • Housing
    • Economic Development, Workforce Development, and Education

Register here

Proposed Plan Area Map

The Jamaica Neighborhood Plan covers more than 300 blocks in and around Downtown Jamaica as well as several nearby major corridors.

Get in touch

Email questions or comments to jamaicaplan@planning.nyc.gov.